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Ms. Sharan Burrow

Ms. Sharan Burrow

Sharan Burrow was elected General Secretary of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) in 2010. She was ITUC President from 2006-10, and before that President of the International Confederation of Free Trade Unions (2004-06).

General Secretary
International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC)

About this Speaker

Sharan Burrow was elected General Secretary of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) in 2010. She was ITUC President from 2006-10, and before that President of the International Confederation of Free Trade Unions (2004-06). She is the first woman to have held any of these positions. Sharan began her career as a teacher and became involved in labour activism as a community organizer for teachers’ unions in Australia. The ITUC represents 200 million workers in 163 countries and territories and has 332 national affiliates.

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